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trinitree88
2009-Jun-22, 04:53 PM
The authors propose that the Fe/H ratio in the Small Cloud is best explained by a distant merger ~ 7.5 Gyr ago, and that a similar blip in the Large Cloud may yield to further studies. see:http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/0906/0906.3545v1.pdf
pete